Unix Support Engineer


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Unix Support Engineer
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Jakub Bakowski
07483 001374

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Unix Support Engineer –£35k - £55k DOE
Global Consultancy
Security Clearance Requirement: SC Cleared or Willing to undergo clearance

We are currently assisting this prestigious IT organisation in the recruitment of a Unix Support Engineer to join the Unix Server support team in the Inverness office. In this role you will be responsible for the day-to-day management and support of large-scale enterprise servers.

Role overview:
• Support for UNIX e.g. HP-UX, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, etc. and associated server hardware support with the help of OEM or 3rd part vendors
• Implementing changes to configuration items in accordance with the agreed change records
• Investigate, diagnose and restore the affected service as notified by tickets raised through incident handling
• Prevent (re)-occurrence of incidents by eliminating their root cause
• Virtual Machine Configuration Support
• Manage backup software, software agents, hardware and consumables to facilitate the backup and recovery of direct attached storage
• Cluster administration activities monitoring and day to day cluster maintenance
• Creation and management of shells scripts or batch files
• Security and Regulatory Compliance Management

You will be required to work to a shift pattern that spans 08:00 – 18:00. There is also a requirement for on-call support and occasional out of hours work.

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We will always email you a full role specification, name our client and wait for your email authorisation before we send your CV to this organisation. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. 1070906).

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